Applications open for college scholarships
The Pinellas Education Foundation is accepting applications for its annual scholarship program for high school seniors. The scholarships focus on a variety of areas, including music and drama, science, math, sports and health fields. Some are based on a student's area of interest, others are based on academic performance, community service or financial need. The deadline for applications is 5 p.m. Jan. 13. Scholarship application information: pinellaseducation.org/ scholarships.
In tb-two* this week: college pressure
Even high school freshmen feel the queasy stress about college. This week's tb-two*, the Times' weekly newspaper and website for high school students, offers tips for each grade to survive the college push. Go to tb-two.com for a list of locations where you can pick up your free copy.
Elementary school lunch menus
Monday: Popcorn chicken and biscuit, max stix with marinara, chef salad, sweet potato fries, romaine or tossed salad.
Tuesday: Rib-b-que sandwich, tortellini Alfredo, chicken Caesar salad, fiesta beans, veggie dippers.
Wednesday: Teriyaki chicken over rice, Tony's stuffed crust pizza, yogurt parfait, broccoli, romaine salad.
Thursday: Meatball sub, corn dog nuggets, farmers salad, baked beans, veggie dippers.
Friday: Pizza, cheesy fish filet sandwich, veggie double dipper salad, green beans, romaine or mixed salad.